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French Open without Roger, Serena, Maria

French Open without Roger, Serena, Maria

Roland Garros organisers are confident that the absence from the 2017 French Open of Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will just be a footnote when the story of the second major of the season is told.

Double whammy for Sharapova

Maria Sharapova retired from her Italian Open match citing an apparent left thigh injury hours after learning she would not be granted a wild card into the French Open.

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Maria to plead for French Open card

Maria Sharapova will meet with French Tennis Federation (FFT) chief Bernard Giudicelli to plead her case for a wild card at Roland Garros as the two-time champion makes her return from a doping ban.

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The expansion of Roland Garros, the historic but cramped home of the French Open, suffered a new legal blow Thursday when the Paris High Court ordered a halt to building work.

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Murray, Wawrinka set up semis duel

Andy Murray and defending champion Stan Wawrinka set up a mouthwatering French Open semifinal duel Wednesday as Novak Djokovic became the first player to smash the $100 million prize money barrier.

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